More Savasana people

As I sit waiting for my employment contract to surface through the wheels of corporate structure I have technically been unemployed since January 1st and I’m not going crazy.. yet.. but my mind shifts frequently. One moment the break is so gratifying, energizing and clarifying and on the other hand I miss my daily grind…

2018 Mama Comforts Roundup

Lets just say it.  2018 was a tough year.  It wasn’t just a tough year for me, it was for a lot of folks I know.  So lets take a few minutes to discover what products made our lives suck less in 2018. One of the most comfortable changes I made was switching to organic…

Insta-not, My Dutch Oven

 I feel like I’ve become part of the ‘slow down’ movement this past year and this isn’t necessarily a bad thing, in my opinion at least. Last year during the mad rush to get deals on Amazon Prime, I got this 7.5 Quart Lodge Dutch Oven for a steal.  Of course it’s even cheaper now,…

Brain Fog

I remember it as clear as day, or maybe I don’t.  Brain Fog.  I don’t recall having it when I was younger.  Maybe it happened when I was 20, or maybe not? I felt foggy through my first marriage.  It wasn’t just the fog, but the memory loss.  What was wrong with me?  Do I…

What I learned on Vacation

It’s finally Sunday after a very long, very extended vacation that turned into a work session for me.  These past 17 days have taught me a lot.  Here’s a breakdown of what I learned on holiday in no particular order: The trick to going out to eat with your toddlers is to find an establishment…

Why the 9-5 society doesn’t work for working moms.

I might have reconsidered having kids if I knew there was such a stigma around working moms. You are damned if you do, and damned if you don’t, and apparently, there is not a lot in between. This is where society needs an upgrade. I have been very fortunate to be able to work from…

Lost in a Fire

Fire, fire in my heart Consumes my mind, consumes my soul It all burned in a fire, I’ll have you know I tried to save it but burned my hands My mind raging hot, I could feel the angry heat against my skin Yet I cannot let it go. Until it’s ash, until it’s blown,…